ERIC Number: EJ459907
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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Enhancing Knowledge Utilization as a Strategy for School Improvement.
Cousins, J. Bradley; Leithwood, Kenneth A.
Knowledge: Creation, Diffusion, Utilization, v14 n3 p305-33 Mar 1993
Discussion of school improvement focuses on a study of Ontario educators that examined their use of various sources of information, including conferences, workshops, and inservice training, for improvement purposes. Knowledge utilization is discussed; interactive processes between the information and the setting are considered; and predictor variables are described. (52 references) (LRW)
Descriptors: Conferences, Correlation, Elementary Education, Foreign Countries, Information Sources, Information Utilization, Inservice Teacher Education, Instructional Improvement, Matrices, Postsecondary Education, Predictor Variables, Questionnaires, Research Needs, School Surveys, Use Studies, Workshops
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: Canada